ERIC Number: ED365354
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Access Points to ERIC: Update 1992. ERIC Digest.
Preston, Nancy R.
The ERIC system's commitment to reaching diverse user audiences, coupled with the rapid advancement of information technologies, has resulted in a larger-than-ever selection of access points to ERIC. This digest discusses the original and newer means of accessing the ERIC bibliographic database of education-related materials. The access points discussed are online access through commercial services; CD-ROM; locally-mounted systems and Internet access; and print access. Other topics include acquiring ERIC articles and documents, extension of services beyond the ERIC database, and future plans for ERIC. A source list is included. (JLB)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Bibliographic Databases, Dial Access Information Systems, Information Networks, Information Sources, Information Technology, Local Area Networks, Online Systems, Online Vendors, Optical Disks, Reference Materials
ERIC Clearinghouse on Information & Technology, 4-194 Center for Science and Technology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244-4100 (free while supplies last).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Information Resources, Syracuse, NY.